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[Asia, Saudi Arabia] E-cigarette ban sought: Decades of education against smoking at risk

A prominent professor at King Saud University (KSU) has called for a ban on the sale of e-cigarettes, especially to those under the age of 18. Sultan Ayoub Meo, a professor at the KSU’s College of Medicine, told Arab News on Friday that e-cigarette smoki
Arab News (sa)
added Jul 29, 2014 01:51

[Hawaii] Oahu tobacco, e-cigarette ban for those under 21 proposed

Bill 51, introduced by Councilman Stanley Chang and Council Chairman Ernie Martin Thursday, would ban people under 21 years old from purchasing tobacco and electronic smoking products on Oahu.
Honolulu (HI) Star Advertiser
added Jul 29, 2014 01:42

Evidence from UK Casts Doubt on Assertion that Electronic Cigarettes are a Gateway to Youth Smoking Addiction

Ironically, banning the flavors in electronic cigarettes could have the perverse effect of decreasing e-cigarette use but increasing use of real tobacco cigarettes. Hopefully, the FDA will examine this issue closely before taking the advice of anti-smoki
The Rest of the Story-Tobacco Analasys and Commentary (Michael Siegel blog)
added Jul 29, 2014 01:30

[California] E-Cigarette Measures Go Before San Diego City Council On Monday

The San Diego City Council unanimously approved regulations regarding vapor inhalers, also known as electronic cigarettes, on Monday. The two measures will regulate retail sales of the battery-operated devices and restrict their use. They will generally
KPBS TV/FM (San Diego, CA)
added Jul 28, 2014 22:30
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Smoking mothers may alter the DNA of their children

Pregnant women who smoke don’t just harm the health of their baby—they may actually impair their child’s DNA, according to new research. The finding may explain why the children of smokers continue to suffer health complications later in life.
added Jul 28, 2014 21:22

AAP calls for national action to protect children from e-cigarettes ($$)

American Academy of Pediatrics
added Jul 28, 2014 20:28
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ANWAR: 'Smoke and Mirrors': Eliminating Tobacco from Pharmacies

Does an individual have a realistic chance of changing a deeply rooted culture? In September, 2012, I publicly expressed my concern that the South Windsor, CT, CVS pharmacy was openly displaying and selling smoking products. As a father, physician and Me
Huffington Post (blog)
added Jul 28, 2014 20:26

[South Africa] Public smokers face $500 fine or 6 months jail term

MINISTRY of Health and Child Care has called on the law enforcers to descend on public smoking offenders as the ministry intensifies its crackdown on citizens reluctant to comply with the Public Health Act (Tobacco Control) Regulation 264 of 2002 which p
Bulawayo24 (zw)
added Jul 28, 2014 15:22

[District of Columbia] Youth Leaders Sharpen Skills for Fight against Tobacco

we welcomed more than 30 youth activists from across the country to Washington, DC, for our 11th Youth Advocacy Symposium — a series of skill-building workshops on leadership, advocacy and communications.
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jul 28, 2014 13:00

New York City Set to Implement Law Banning Tobacco Discounts as Tobacco Companies End Legal Challenge

Tobacco companies have abandoned their legal challenge to New York City’s innovative new law prohibiting tobacco discounting schemes, as they chose not to appeal a federal court ruling that upheld the law. The deadline for the tobacco companies to appeal
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jul 28, 2014 12:59
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